Russ Columbo

Russ Columbo bio

Birth Name: Ruggerio Eugenio di Rudolpho Colombo

Occupation: Country Singer

Place Of Birth: New Jersey

Date Of Birth: January 14, 1908

Date Of Death: September 2, 1934

Cause Of Death: N/A

Ethnicity: White

Nationality: American

Russ Columbo was born on the 14th of January, 1908. He was popular for being a Country Singer. American singer, violinist, and actor known for his signature song “You Call It Madness, But I Call It Love.”

Russ Columbo was born in New Jersey. He dropped out of high school at age seventeen to go on tour and play in nightclubs. He was killed when his friend Lansing Brown accidentally shot him.

Russ Columbo was a Capricorn and was born in the G.I. Generation.

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Ruggerio Eugenio di Rudolpho Colombo is part of G.I. Generation also known as The Greatest Generation. This generation experienced much of their youth during the Great Depression and rapid technological innovation such as the radio and the telephone. The initials "G.I." is military terminology referring to "Government Issue" or "General Issue".


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Russ Columbo’s mother’s name is unknown at this time and his father’s name is under review. We will continue to update information on Russ Columbo’s parents.

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Personal Life

Like many famous people and celebrities, Russ Columbo kept his personal life private. Once more details are available, we will update this section.

Russ Columbo was born in the Year of the Monkey.

Fast Facts

REAL NAME: Ruggerio Eugenio di Rudolpho Colombo
RELIGION: Roman Catholic
BIRTH SIGN: Capricorn
BIRTH DAY: Tuesday



Zodiac Sign: Russ Columbo was a Capricorn. People of this zodiac sign like family, tradition, and dislike almost everything at some point. The strengths of this sign are being responsible, disciplined, good managers, while weaknesses can be to be the know-it-all, unforgiving, condescending and expecting the worst. The greatest overall compatibility with Capricorn is Taurus and Cancer.

Chinese Zodiac: Russ Columbo was born in the Year of the Dragon. People born under this sign love to make people laugh and are generally energetic and upbeat but sometimes lack self-control.

Ruling Planet: Russ Columbo had a ruling planet of Saturn and has a ruling planet of Saturn and by astrological associations Saturday is ruled by Saturn. Saturn is a planet of commitment and responsibility, but also restriction and delay. People who are born with Saturn as the ruling planet are disciplined and are hard workers.

Russ Columbo’s birth sign is Capricorn and he had a ruling planet of Saturn.

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